Batken city is the administrative centre of the Batken region, located in the south of the country, about 240 km from the city of Osh. The altitude at which the city, a little more than 1,000 meters above sea level. In Batken, home to about 25 thousand people. It has its own airport, where you will be able to reach about 1 hour from Bishkek.
The city is famous for its apricots growing nearby. They are famous with unique taste known to all residents of Kyrgyzstan.
In the surrounding area of the Batken locate a mountain Aigul-Tash, which grows on the slopes of the amazing beauty of a rare plant-flower Aigul. Since Batken is the central city of the region, hence convenient to begin the journey to gorges and five thousandth tops.